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Dangerous energy : the archaeology of gunpowder and military explosives manufacture

Author: Wayne D Cocroft
Publisher: Swindon : English Heritage, 2000.
Series: English Heritage archaeological monographs
Edition/Format:   eBook : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:Dangerous energy.
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This book comprises a national study of the explosives industry and provides a framework for identification of its industrial archaeology and social history. It ranges from gunpowder manufacture in  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Wayne D Cocroft
ISBN: 1850747180 9781850747185
OCLC Number: 908618768
In: Cocroft, Wayne D
Reproduction Notes: Online-Ausg. York : Archaeology Data Service, 2014. online-Ressource.
Description: XXIII, 320 Seiten : zahlreiche Illustrationen, Karten.
Contents: Illustrations Tables Foreword Acknowledgements Summary Resume Zusammenfassung Introduction 1. `Success to the Black Art' 2. The royal factories 1759-1850 3. Gunpowder manufacture in the second half of the nineteenth century 4. The demise of gunpowder 5. The development of the chemical explosives industry, c 1850-1914 6. The Great War 1914-18 7. Rearmament and the Second World War 8. The archaeology of rocketry 9. Survival and reuse Gazetteer Glossary Bibliography Index
Series Title: English Heritage archaeological monographs
Responsibility: Wayne D. Cocroft.

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